Roosevelt-Aurora Post 84
The Roosevelt-Aurora American Legion Post 84 was founded in 1919, and is one of the oldest posts in the State of Illinois. Our name is in memory of Quentin Roosevelt, the youngest son of President Theodore Roosevelt, who was killed in WWI in aerial combat over France on Bastille Day (June 14, 1918).
With over 350 members Roosevelt- Aurora Post 84 is organized to promote the highest standards of community support and participation. Our members set the very foundation by which this goal can be reached, including but not limited to:
- Fundraisers, Drives & Sponsorships
- Parades: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Veteran’s Day, etc.
- Outings: Golf, Sporting Events, Picnics, Competitions, Luncheons, Dinners, etc.
Roosevelt- Aurora Post 84's commitment to members is equal to its community efforts. The Post Officers and staff, under the Post Commander, Mike Eckburg, champion the American Legion's mission and purpose to assist our community and fellow veterans. Here are 10 Reasons why you should join Roosevelt- Aurora Post 84.
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Consider a Donation to the Aurora American Legion to help us meet the needs of the community veterans.
Roosevelt-Aurora Post 84 provides financial assistance to Veteran Students or needy military and veteran families with young children at home in the Aurora area : Click here for more details. All other grant requests click here.
American Legion's Mission:
The American Legion is making positive differences in Aurora and beyond, one century to the next. We are proud to serve community, state and nation.
Legacy & Vision 1919-2019
Your Membership Card: Your passport to friendship and hospitality at more than 13,500 Posts worldwide
Legislative Program: Your link to state and national legislators for the issues that matter to the veteran community
Illinois Premier Boys State & Nation: Mentoring our youth through a week that shapes a lifetime
Oratorical: Mentoring youth through state and national American Legion Oratorical Contests
Gifts To The Yanks That Gave-GTTY:
Providing comfort items for hospitalized military personnel recovering from wounds and illnesses
Benefits: Free assistance for veterans and families applying for VA benefits
American Legion Baseball Program: The Aurora Post has proudly sponsored Legion baseball for the past 65 years and counting
Special Olympics: The American Legion is a proud sponsor of the Special Olympics Illinois
Comfort For The Recovering: Representing at no cost veterans and their families seeking VA disability and medical benefits everyday
Family & Community Support: Providing food relief items and other needs to military families
Remember, it is not the price you pay to join that is important; it is the price you paid to be eligible!
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Address: P.O. Box 4784; Aurora, IL 60507
Phone: (630) 474-5084
Phone: (630) 474-5084